Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - fashion - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:13:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Homework-to-Dress-ShirtMaking-Geek-Chic-Fashi/
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SMALL.jpg jgulick I recenlty opened a company called Variable Fashion. Our goal at Variable is to make business appropriate clothing for geeky people. We think smart is sexy and we should wear our geekyness with pride! The following Instructable is showing you how we went from our friend's math thesis to making a dre...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:34:51 PDT
Many Ways to Wear Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Many-Ways-to-Wear-Hair-Bow/
Many Ways to Wear Hair Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XPUD/HY12EM06/F2BXPUDHY12EM06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XPUD/HY12EM06/F2BXPUDHY12EM06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XPUD/HY12EM06/F2BXPUDHY12EM06.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz Hair bow is one of the cutest hair accessories! I love making them and wearing them in different ways. Hair bows turn a simple hairstyle into a cute and pretty one. This ible will show you how to wear hair bow in 9 different ways.And.. if you want to make your own hair bows check out these 2 ibles S...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:27:46 PDT
Marbelized Tie-Dye With Shaving Cream http://www.instructables.com/id/Marbelized-Tie-Dye-With-Shaving-Cream/
Marbelized Tie-Dye With Shaving Cream - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/I2FR/HXLMUVHT/F58I2FRHXLMUVHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/I2FR/HXLMUVHT/F58I2FRHXLMUVHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/I2FR/HXLMUVHT/F58I2FRHXLMUVHT.SMALL.jpg iamjenperkins My kids love playing with shaving cream and since I hate shaving that is fine by me. We have been adding all kinds of things to shaving cream lately - watercolor, paper, dirt, flowers and of course dump trucks. One day I had an idea after an afternoon making marbled paper using the kids leftover s...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:42:26 PDT
Charles Mackintosh shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Charles-Mackintosh-shirt/
Charles Mackintosh shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge I bought a purple flannel shirt in a sale for almost nothing ( 3 euro). When the bright cellophane came off the color was not so purple as I had thought. A drab misty purple-grey. Boring! Now more than a year later I only put it on once, and my colleagues wondered what had been gone wrong in the lau...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:30 PDT
Eyeshadow decoded http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-shadow-decoded/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:59:00 PDT
envelope clutch tutorial + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/envelope-clutch-tutorial-pattern/
envelope clutch tutorial + pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/XTP1/HXVEVD70/FD9XTP1HXVEVD70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/XTP1/HXVEVD70/FD9XTP1HXVEVD70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/XTP1/HXVEVD70/FD9XTP1HXVEVD70.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I've been seeing envelope clutches all over Pinterest lately and I've been brainstorming about how to make my own. I recently bought a good deal of leather from Tandy and got a bit of leather that looked like it would great for an envelope clutch. :DThis weekend I decided to draw up my own envelope ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:29:11 PDT
leather glasses case http://www.instructables.com/id/leather-glasses-case/
leather glasses case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YXM6/HXTQ6AZV/FKUYXM6HXTQ6AZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YXM6/HXTQ6AZV/FKUYXM6HXTQ6AZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YXM6/HXTQ6AZV/FKUYXM6HXTQ6AZV.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This leather glasses case is super easy to make - it'll only take 10-15 minutes :DYou can make this glasses case from any leather or pleather, and even line it with felt it you're feeling fancy. This glasses case definitely won't protect from crushing or breakage, but it'll help lengthen the life of...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:07:52 PDT
Vintage Book to Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Book-to-Wallet/
Vintage Book to Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/YPXY/HXRUDZR1/FAMYPXYHXRUDZR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/YPXY/HXRUDZR1/FAMYPXYHXRUDZR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/YPXY/HXRUDZR1/FAMYPXYHXRUDZR1.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy The only wallet I've ever owned would be a coin purse at best, with a single 4.5" by 3" compartment for anything and everything. Thus, when I saw tutorials for making book safes, I wanted to try turning a book into a wallet of sorts. This was an idea that I had a while back, and it was reawakened by...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:00:08 PDT
Men's Shirt Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Mens-Shirt-Skirt/
Men's Shirt Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/6S9W/HXLMQSFU/FOA6S9WHXLMQSFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/6S9W/HXLMQSFU/FOA6S9WHXLMQSFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/6S9W/HXLMQSFU/FOA6S9WHXLMQSFU.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make this skirt from two thrifted men's shirts and add a real sewn waistband for a professional look. Watch the video tutorial! You'll need Two men's shirtsSewing machine Matching thread 1/4 yard iron on interfacing E-6000 Stitch Less Iron On Glue Scissors Ruler Straight pins Iron Cut th...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:46:50 PDT
Nail art hack 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-art-hack-1/
Nail art hack 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PNNO/HXMKM00J/FIUPNNOHXMKM00J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PNNO/HXMKM00J/FIUPNNOHXMKM00J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PNNO/HXMKM00J/FIUPNNOHXMKM00J.SMALL.jpg sabu.dawdy Nail art is a creative way to decorate nails. It is a type of art which can be done on fingernails and toenails. It became commonly known in beauty salons and it is considered as fashion activity. Throughout time, nail art became a part of fashion and beauty while in history it was a part of aristoc...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:49:24 PDT
How to Make a Stylish Neck Gaiter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Stylish-Neck-Gator/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2010 18:04:54 PST
DIY Bikini from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bikini-from-scratch/
DIY Bikini from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/C01T/HXMKJV7Z/FY2C01THXMKJV7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/C01T/HXMKJV7Z/FY2C01THXMKJV7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/C01T/HXMKJV7Z/FY2C01THXMKJV7Z.SMALL.jpg sternsam000 I was so excited to put my sewing skills to use this summer, and what better option than a custom bikini! I haven't gotten a chance to show it off yet, but I am planning to this weekend. This is a pretty simple design and concept, but I would suggest some sewing experience if you want to attempt th...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:19:42 PDT
Sparkly Sequin Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkly-Sequin-Shoes/
Sparkly Sequin Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/PL7L/HXDJJUNZ/FJ2PL7LHXDJJUNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/PL7L/HXDJJUNZ/FJ2PL7LHXDJJUNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/PL7L/HXDJJUNZ/FJ2PL7LHXDJJUNZ.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano This is a permanent way to apply sequins to your shoes without leaving a trail of sparkle behind you! With this method you can use any color of sequin and do this to any type of shoe. Watch the video tutorial here You'll need Slip on sneakersE-6000 DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Sequins Paintbr...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 12:03:32 PDT
Funky Flip Flops using Oil Paint. http://www.instructables.com/id/Funky-Flip-Flops-using-Oil-Paint/
Funky Flip Flops using Oil Paint. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OT1Y/HXII3E30/F59OT1YHXII3E30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OT1Y/HXII3E30/F59OT1YHXII3E30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OT1Y/HXII3E30/F59OT1YHXII3E30.SMALL.jpg Anusree Give your old flip flops a makeover using oil paint ;) Things you will need. Flip FlopsOil PaintPainting OilPaint BrushesPallet Clean the Flip Flops. Make a design. Start Painting. Use a small brush for doing detailed designs. Complete the painting and allow it to dry. Even ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:52:07 PDT
♥ 1 MINUTE BEACH COVER-UP (no sewing) ♥ http://www.instructables.com/id/-1-MINUTE-BEACH-COVER-UP-no-sewing-/
♥ 1 MINUTE BEACH COVER-UP (no sewing) ♥ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/CBNO/HXHRDMH0/F20CBNOHXHRDMH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/CBNO/HXHRDMH0/F20CBNOHXHRDMH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/CBNO/HXHRDMH0/F20CBNOHXHRDMH0.SMALL.jpg marcellahella This is a really fast and easy to do beach cover-up.It look really cute and you can wear it in many ways. WHAT YOU NEED You need:-a large piece of jersey (or any light fabric, stretchy and that doesn't fray);-scissors;-measuring tape;-a piece of chalk. CUT A LARGE RECTANGLE Cut a large rectang...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:37:31 PDT
Immeasurable Beauty - A comb that is also a ruler http://www.instructables.com/id/Immeasurable-Beauty-A-comb-that-is-also-a-ruler/
Immeasurable Beauty - A comb that is also a ruler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HM4T/HXHR77I6/FW9HM4THXHR77I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HM4T/HXHR77I6/FW9HM4THXHR77I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HM4T/HXHR77I6/FW9HM4THXHR77I6.SMALL.jpg RobbGodshaw Combs and rulers resemble each other. Both things are handy to have in ones pocket or purse.Have you ever needed to measure your hair? What if you need to comb some pasta or fur? Now you can.Included in this instructable is tips and tricks on how to design, print, or cut your own ruler comb for your...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:43:41 PDT
Towel Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Towel-Pants/
Towel Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SMALL.jpg moon flower Turn a boring towel into a cool new pair of pants.Perfect for a pool party, swim meet, or water fight.These towel pants are simple and easy to make. Supplies 1. a large towel2. scissors 3. elastic4. thread (the same or similar color as your towel)5. pen or marker6. a large piece of paper7. pins8....
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:18:27 PDT
Calavera scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Calavera-scarf/
Calavera scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1OTB/HXG6TA3X/FOG1OTBHXG6TA3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1OTB/HXG6TA3X/FOG1OTBHXG6TA3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1OTB/HXG6TA3X/FOG1OTBHXG6TA3X.SMALL.jpg Eldalote I got idea of making a custom scarf when I grinded something and that smell was really deadly ! :DIt was really easy and quick to make one and it was a loads of fun :) Materials You will need: black fabric paints brush thread and needlepencilscissorspins Cutting and sewing First step i...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:01:50 PDT
Make your own Coconut bikini bra with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Coconut-bikini-bra-with-LEDs/
Make your own Coconut bikini bra with LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/XY63/HXG6SWBN/FNHXY63HXG6SWBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/XY63/HXG6SWBN/FNHXY63HXG6SWBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/XY63/HXG6SWBN/FNHXY63HXG6SWBN.SMALL.jpg funelab Summer vacation is coming, and you want a bikini bra, completely natural materials and eco-friendly, but it's unique.For under $10 you, too, can make your own coconut bra with LEDs. Make your summer holidays become the best! Materials list For this project you will need:Tools:- A coconut - Thin l...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:54:06 PDT
Rainbow Loom Fishtail On Your Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Loom-Fishtail-On-Your-Fingers/
Rainbow Loom Fishtail On Your Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/48JU/HPFZQM9J/FZS48JUHPFZQM9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/48JU/HPFZQM9J/FZS48JUHPFZQM9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/48JU/HPFZQM9J/FZS48JUHPFZQM9J.SMALL.jpg Dance In The Sun For Animals Easy way to do a fishtail bracelet anywhere. Materials All you need is Your choice of colors of rubber bands and a C or S clip Put the first color rubber band on a figure eight on your two fingers. Put another one like it and then another one without the twist. Take the bottom band and ...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:49:31 PST
Simple Maxi Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Maxi-Skirt/
Simple Maxi Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/A5CN/HXDPC2EE/FKDA5CNHXDPC2EE.SMALL.jpg fashemployed Using a simple knit tribal print fabric, I made a quick and easy maxi skirt in about 3 hours. Supplies Required: 1/5 - 2 yards of knit jersey fabric3/4" elastic (enough to go around your waist)Scissors, needle, thread, sewing machineWrapping paper (to create a pattern) Create A Pattern Collect th...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 20:12:16 PDT
Memory Foam Flip Flops http://www.instructables.com/id/Memory-Foam-Flip-Flops/
Memory Foam Flip Flops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/B24I/HXA9RUP0/FDDB24IHXA9RUP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/B24I/HXA9RUP0/FDDB24IHXA9RUP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/B24I/HXA9RUP0/FDDB24IHXA9RUP0.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Flip flop paradise is just moments away. I have always really liked playing with ear plugs. The foam they are made of is very similar to the stuff expensive memory foam beds are made out of. Sandals seemed like a logical application. You will need about 250 or so ear plugs and one pair of sandals si...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 14:01:21 PDT
Graphic Design Refashioned T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphic-Design-Refashioned-T-Shirt/
Graphic Design Refashioned T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/JHV8/HX7OXSDV/F9DJHV8HX7OXSDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/JHV8/HX7OXSDV/F9DJHV8HX7OXSDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/JHV8/HX7OXSDV/F9DJHV8HX7OXSDV.SMALL.jpg fashemployed Update an old white t-shirt into a trendy graphic designed tank. Gather Your Materials white T-shirt (for my project)another shirt with a neckline I preferred (to use as a template)spray fabric paint painters' tapea pair of scissorsa piece of cardboard large enough fit inside the width of shirt a...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:21:15 PDT
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Refashioned-New-Shower-Curtain-to-Skirt/
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SMALL.jpg fashemployed In search of a skirt with a large geometric print, I decided to make it myself when I stumbled upon this cotton exterior shower curtain at a thrift store. The shower curtain had not been used so it made a perfect fabric to be refashioned into a skirt. Find A Pattern To get a general idea of lengt...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:44:02 PDT
Make a Tank Top From an Old T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Tank-Top-From-an-Old-T-shirt/
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 14:44:40 PDT
DIYS Ribbon Lei & Head Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYS-Ribbon-Lei-Head-Piece/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 08:12:01 PDT
Crystal Box Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Box-Clutch/
Crystal Box Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/E8J1/HWXKAW0V/FPSE8J1HWXKAW0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/E8J1/HWXKAW0V/FPSE8J1HWXKAW0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/E8J1/HWXKAW0V/FPSE8J1HWXKAW0V.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make this crystal box clutch with simple acrylic frames and some easy to acquire hardware. You'll be the talk of the party when you carry this! Watch the video tutorial You'll need E-6000Two 5"x7" acrylic box frames 2 small brass hinges 1 small brass latch closure Rhinestones, brooches...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 08:32:56 PDT
Suit Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Suit-Clutch/
Suit Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SMALL.jpg spunk This instructable is about recycling an old men's suit into a clutch. This project is a nice way to give beloved but unused clothes a new purpose. You could use it to breath new life into an outgrown graduation suit - or make a clutch for your mother made of your fathers wedding suit...If you d...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:03:56 PDT
Full length t-shirt dress (from 4 tees) http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Tie-Dye-T-Shirt-Dress/
Full length t-shirt dress (from 4 tees) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ZK61/HWUJXKI6/FFDZK61HWUJXKI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ZK61/HWUJXKI6/FFDZK61HWUJXKI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ZK61/HWUJXKI6/FFDZK61HWUJXKI6.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Take 4 dingy t-shirts and turn them into this vibrant, long, tie dye t-shirt dress (which can also be a beach cover up) Watch the video tutorial You'll need Sewing machine4 t-shirts Rit Liquid Dye in Navy Blue (or a color you like)Rubber bands Scissors Cut off the bottom hem and sleeve h...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 09:35:15 PDT
Curvy Leather Belt Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Curvy-Leather-Belt-Pouch/
Curvy Leather Belt Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/3TNM/HWRC795H/FQC3TNMHWRC795H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/3TNM/HWRC795H/FQC3TNMHWRC795H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/3TNM/HWRC795H/FQC3TNMHWRC795H.SMALL.jpg Noodleworks Most pouch patterns for beginners involve one piece that you fold and sew to create a box-shaped pouch. This is a step beyond that, using a wooden form and several pieces. The method described in this instructable frees you from the box shape and opens the door for some really creative projects. But...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:58:22 PDT
Anti-Theft Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Theft-Wallet-1/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:04:20 PDT
Safety Pin Corset http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-Pin-Corset-Back-Blazer/
Safety Pin Corset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/MT59/HWLCWDFC/F58MT59HWLCWDFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/MT59/HWLCWDFC/F58MT59HWLCWDFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/MT59/HWLCWDFC/F58MT59HWLCWDFC.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano This safety pin corset is a very simple way to get the lace-up corset effect with just a few supplies I'll be you already have. Use this technique to help a loose blazer fit better or create the look of a smaller waist on a fitted blazer. Check out the video tutorial You'll need 2 yards 1/2...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:40:46 PDT
Thrift Store No-Sew Blazer Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Thrift-Store-No-Sew-Blazer-Makeover/
Thrift Store No-Sew Blazer Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/VX4D/HWKCD24R/FF6VX4DHWKCD24R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/VX4D/HWKCD24R/FF6VX4DHWKCD24R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/VX4D/HWKCD24R/FF6VX4DHWKCD24R.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Take a basic blazer and give it an 80s Christian Lacroix makeover with lace and gems and not one single stitch. I used E-6000 Fabri-Fuse which is washable and dry cleanable. See the video tutorial! You'll need Gold lace and trims E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Gems Scissors *If you don't have gold lace...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:54:57 PDT
How to Make a Party Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Party-Dress/
How to Make a Party Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ZSNJ/HWIBTML3/FIWZSNJHWIBTML3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ZSNJ/HWIBTML3/FIWZSNJHWIBTML3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ZSNJ/HWIBTML3/FIWZSNJHWIBTML3.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Sewing can be daunting, but this dress (if you follow along) is actually easy to put together. The top part is a fitted t-shirt and is a no-sew project using E-6000 Fabri-Fuse. Fabri-Fuse is a washable and dry cleanable fabric glue that is flexible when it dries, so it's perfect to use on knits. ...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:10:12 PDT
Swimsuit Cover up/ Kimono Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/Swimsuit-Cover-up-Kimono-Cardigan/
Swimsuit Cover up/ Kimono Cardigan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/ZGDO/HWCJCRF0/FXHZGDOHWCJCRF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/ZGDO/HWCJCRF0/FXHZGDOHWCJCRF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/ZGDO/HWCJCRF0/FXHZGDOHWCJCRF0.SMALL.jpg sweetaned Wearing a kimono cardigan is a great way to add a touch of color to your swimwear and keep yourself stylish before going into the water! This cover up is very light and flowy which is perfect for the summertime. Materials - Fabric (any lightweight or sheer fabric is preferred; I bought 1.5 yards)...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:39:21 PDT
'Merican Leather Belt (w/ Shotgun Shell Conchos) http://www.instructables.com/id/Merican-Leather-Belt-w-Shotgun-Shell-Conchos/
'Merican Leather Belt (w/ Shotgun Shell Conchos) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SMALL.jpg from_the_toolbox Yes, you read correctly, this is the best 'Merican belt you can ever make. The best feature of the belt is its custom made shotgun shell conchos. This is a great project to show just how 'Merican you are and use up some of your empty shells.Overview: In this instructable you will learn how to: 1) ...
By: from_the_toolbox

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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:19:43 PDT
Instructables Robot Swim Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Swim-Shorts/
Instructables Robot Swim Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/XKU4/HWC4NA3J/F6DXKU4HWC4NA3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/XKU4/HWC4NA3J/F6DXKU4HWC4NA3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/XKU4/HWC4NA3J/F6DXKU4HWC4NA3J.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This instructable came about because I wanted to enter the Instructables Robot contest. I then saw that the swimwear contest had not had many entries and thus the spark was ignited. I think they are a nice pair of swim shorts and could be appreciated by anyone, due to the likability of the robot. Th...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:26:01 PDT
Simple Leather Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Purse-1/
Simple Leather Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/PJU4/HW4OFX1B/FYDPJU4HW4OFX1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/PJU4/HW4OFX1B/FYDPJU4HW4OFX1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/PJU4/HW4OFX1B/FYDPJU4HW4OFX1B.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz This is my first attempt in making a leather purse, well I think the one I used is rather a faux leather. I made this purse with scrap faux leather I had in stock for a long time but didn't know what to make with it. With little golden design and a pearl bead for the closure, the purse looks quite n...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 03:14:31 PDT
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Rose-Headband/
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Easy DIY roses and pearls headband for Fashion Fun.Make this for your flower girls, bridesmaids or for yourself! You will need these items: one headband, fabrics, pearls, netting and basic tools.Cut flower shape petals from the pink and blush fabrics. 2" wide.Cut circles from the netting, 1.5" w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:19:43 PDT
DoItYourself Galaxy Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/DoItYourself-Galaxy-Shoes/
DoItYourself Galaxy Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QCVP/HVTWEAR0/F9TQCVPHVTWEAR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QCVP/HVTWEAR0/F9TQCVPHVTWEAR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QCVP/HVTWEAR0/F9TQCVPHVTWEAR0.SMALL.jpg nhettick Don't miss out on these great shoes that are full of style and chicness! They are EASY to do and super fun to make! What you will need: -Plain White Shoes-Acrylic Paint (galaxy colors)-Plastic Bag (To protect your work space from the mess!)-Paint sponges-Unwanted Toothbrush-Masking Tape-Water T...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 17:07:32 PDT
elle, e-Waste Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/elle-e-Waste-Jewelry/
elle, e-Waste Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SMALL.jpg ameliechucky This is a personal project inspired by all every day electronic devices and the speed with which they are discarded nowadays. Since I live in USA, I am surprised by how quickly multiple objects are considered garbage and you can easily find them on the streets every day. I have collected objects...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 14:37:04 PDT
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Easy-Infinity-Shirt-Tutorial/
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi [Photo by Ama Wertz]I came up with the idea for this shirt during the heat wave in San Francisco a few weeks ago. I had just started beauty school, with its "all black" dress code, and all of my black things were sweaters, because this is San Francisco and we only experience summer for thirty minute...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 23:55:21 PDT
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Fashion-or-Bridesmaid-Dress-by-diyheartcom/
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Fuchsia bridesmaid's dressFuchsia backless wrapped bridesmaid's dress. Absolutely easy to make and it looks amazing!Material: 1.5 meter (45 inches in width) Recommended using the well draped fabric in solid color. This design is very much like an apron dress. Measure the width of the dress's fr...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:54:32 PDT
HOW TO GET FASHIONABLY STRUCK BY LIGHTNING! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-GET-FASHIONABLY-STRUCK-BY-LIGHTNING/
HOW TO GET FASHIONABLY STRUCK BY LIGHTNING! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5XBP/HVJ3AX4Q/F9R5XBPHVJ3AX4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5XBP/HVJ3AX4Q/F9R5XBPHVJ3AX4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5XBP/HVJ3AX4Q/F9R5XBPHVJ3AX4Q.SMALL.jpg anoukwipprecht Last weekend during the MakerFaire2014 me and ArcAttack did something ELECTRIFYING, we created a wearable faraday cage dress! Hereby our process on how a collaboration like this got started! Enjoy. Muhahaha. COMPUTER GENERATED METAL PLATED FARADAY CAGE DRESS First started by making a drawing of t...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 13:23:28 PDT
Beer Cans as Hair Rollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Cans-as-Hair-Rollers/
Beer Cans as Hair Rollers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SMALL.jpg ladylola44 Think "Lady Gaga" in telephone...only trashier.This is a great look for a Halloween costume, any America themed party, or Bay to Breakers (as I most recently sported). It is super easy to do and gives BIG results! Gather your supplies. You'll need:1.) Some beer cans; rinsed and dry.2.) Hairspray...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 21:21:12 PDT
El Wire and Leather Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/El-Wire-and-Leather-Necklace/
El Wire and Leather Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/G9NB/HVF7APKV/FMMG9NBHVF7APKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/G9NB/HVF7APKV/FMMG9NBHVF7APKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/G9NB/HVF7APKV/FMMG9NBHVF7APKV.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes I love electroluminescent wire (el wire), and I think it is a highly misunderstood material. It often gets a bad rap in the wearable tech world because it can be fussy to work with and can look messy if not placed precisely. But when used in the right ways, it creates an effect that is both elegan...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 09:10:21 PDT
How-To: 'Ice' Nail Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ice-Nail-Art/
How-To: 'Ice' Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SMALL.jpg Summer Skies A quick, easy and super cute looking nail art with a icy looking touch of glitter. Perfect for any occasion, and reminds me a bit of the movie Frozen.You could also add a white or beige base coat, but I forgot :P Next time!
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Wed, 14 May 2014 22:28:30 PDT
Father's Day DIY: Embossed Leather Luggage Tag & Tie Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Fathers-Day-DIY-Embossed-Leather-Luggage-Tag-Tie-C/
Father's Day DIY: Embossed Leather Luggage Tag & Tie Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/OLHF/HV80ILBU/FQ8OLHFHV80ILBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/OLHF/HV80ILBU/FQ8OLHFHV80ILBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/OLHF/HV80ILBU/FQ8OLHFHV80ILBU.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods A leather luggage tag is for people who have their travel act together. It also looksway better than paper tags. Our kit has everything you need to make an embossed leather luggage tag, and there are also materials to create a monogrammed leather tie clip. Makes a great birthday or Father’s Day gift...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 10:26:51 PDT
Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Shoes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Something-Blue-TARDIS-Shoes/
Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Shoes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8XBJ/HV3ZPSKG/FG18XBJHV3ZPSKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8XBJ/HV3ZPSKG/FG18XBJHV3ZPSKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8XBJ/HV3ZPSKG/FG18XBJHV3ZPSKG.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Wedding Shoes!Every Wedding needs a little Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed and Something Blue!These are the perfect addition of blue for that special day......or just total Doctor Who Geekery to wear any day! Easy to DIY! Gather Supplies! You wi...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 17:38:36 PDT
Oreo Corsage http://www.instructables.com/id/Oreo-Corsage/
Oreo Corsage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Picture this: you're at the prom, and you've been dancing for hours, and would love to grab a quick snack but don't want to stop dancing with the date of your dreams. Enter: the Oreo corsage. Visually striking, but also incredibly functional, this bouquet will definitely put a smile on your face, an...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:33:50 PDT